Tag Archives: security

THEY ARE PEOPLE

Wild party next door. The police are on the beat I rest, trusting them. ****************** I know some police like to show their power; some are moody or short tempered; some are too quick to make drastic decisions; some are … Continue reading

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SHADES OF MATT DILLON

“Help me, Matt.  Oh, hurry, please help,” came the sobbing cries of poor Kitty as her buggy slid to the side of the road. “Why, Kitty, darlin’, whatever is your need.  Just hook up there to that hitching post and … Continue reading

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IN THE HANDS OF THE POTTER

 A MARKED DISCOVERY – I HAVE BEEN SECURE IN THE HANDS OF THE POTTER. “But now, O LORD, You are our Father, We are the clay, and You our potter; And all of us are the work of Your hand.” Isaiah … Continue reading

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A “HOLE” IN YOUR HEART?

God created man, after which he looked him over and pronounced him “very good.” But man was not self-sufficient, he had needs which he could not meet. Can you imagine that that was an oversight on the part of God? … Continue reading

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REBUILD FENCES

The old fence is frail But serves nobly as a reminder – boundaries matter. ********** Fences are built to keep danger away as well as to keep safety within, or they may keep danger within and provide safety without.  Either way … Continue reading

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JEHOVAH-SHALOM, MY COMFORT/PEACE

On this, the first day of Thanksgiving week, we live in a world of trouble and unrest: Our eyes crying over the sight of a world in turmoil; Our hearts grieving with compassion for the hurting; Our ears hearing the shattering … Continue reading

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2,260,994,360 IN ADDITION TO MINE!

  Within the boundaries of the United States there are 2,260,994,361, and I own one of them.  I have considered giving it up.  It would be pretty easy to do; lots of folks would want it.  However, I don’t know … Continue reading

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DADDY WAS NO WHINER

Known for being a part of the Dustbowl history of the 1930’s—sometimes called the Dirty Thirty’s—my home in Southeastern Colorado in the 1940’s had changed considerably.  Roosevelt’s programs, the WPA and the CCC, had made improvements in land conservation.  Also … Continue reading

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